mynydd

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *münɨð, from Proto-Celtic *moniyos (compare Cornish menydh, Breton menez), from Proto-Indo-European *men- ‎(to tower, stand out) (compare Latin mōns).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mynydd m (plural mynyddoedd)

  1. (geography) mountain, large hill
  2. (figuratively) large pile, great amount
  3. common, unenclosed land, mountain land, moorland; agricultural land; plain
  4. (palmistry) mount

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
mynydd fynydd unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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